31-2016: Maintenance dredging

Mariners are advised that on or about the 4th January 2017 the dredger

Barent Zanen will commence maintenance dredging of the berths and approaches to Felixstowe and Harwich, for a period of approximately 9 days. Materials will be disposed of at the Inner Gabbard disposal site.

These works will be supported by the plough vessel Baloe and the survey vessel Shamrock commencing on or about 3rd January 2017.

Detailed dredger movements can be obtained from Harwich VTS on VHF Channel 71.

Lights and shapes as required by Collision Regulations will be exhibited and a listening watch on VHF Channel 71 will be maintained throughout.

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